Morocco Elephant Ear
Alocasia 'ALO3' PP #25,803
Filtered sun, Partial shade
Water often to keep soil surface moist, but not soggy.
|Average Size at Maturity||Reaches 4 to 6 ft. tall and wide.|
|Bloom Time||Prized for foliage|
|Garden Style||Asian/Zen, Contemporary, Tropical|
|Landscape Use||Border, Container, Very Wet Areas|
|Light Needs||Filtered sun, Partial shade|
|Patent Act||Asexual reproduction of plants protected by the Plant Patent Act is prohibited during the life of the patent.|
|Special Feature||Dramatic Foliage Color, Gift Plant, Shade Loving, Tolerates Wet Soils|
|Watering Needs||Water often to keep soil surface moist, but not soggy.|
|Key Feature||Dramatic Foliage Color|
Thrives and spreads freely in evenly moist, organically rich, well-drained soil. Prefers bright shade or filtered sun, and warm, humid environments. Apply a controlled release fertilizer to the potting mix or garden soil. In cold winter zones, enjoy outdoors but move inside well before threat of frost. Remove old, faded foliage as needed.
This Plant's Growing Zones: 9 - 11